Pretty in Pink

In planning for IM Coeur d’Alene 70.3 I wrote a Facebook post that said, “I’ll be focusing on style. I’ll be rockin’ a bike from A-Squared Bikes and a sweet new CUORE of Switzerland kit.” I also decided to paint my nails Hot Pink Bikini to match my kit. Finally, there was a last minute decision … More Pretty in Pink

Pre-Race Jitters

Hmm, I had this blog all worked out in my head as I was riding. Up until the point I unclipped and walked through the door of our AirBnB house, I had a clear outline in my head of what I wanted to say. That clarity has since left me, but I’m going to attempt … More Pre-Race Jitters

Where Does the Prize Money Go When 1st Place Gets Caught for Doping in an Ironman Event?

As they say, it pays to dope. Not many clean athletes are millionaires. If you go on to Ironman’s Anti-Doping Page, it briefly discusses how doping affects the longevity of the sport. Then it quickly cuts to an advertisement for Timex Ironman watches. There isn’t even a link to, or mention of, USADA or WADA.  Since Ironman … More Where Does the Prize Money Go When 1st Place Gets Caught for Doping in an Ironman Event?